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September 30, 2015
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Middle-Age Drug Use Can Be More Life-Threatening

Some research studies show that using hard drugs at a later age, like in a person’s 50’s, could lead to death much quicker than using drugs in one’s 20’s. Drugs like cocaine, opiates, and amphetamines are drugs that should never be … Continue reading

September 29, 2015
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Brain Disease Model of Addiction Supported by NIDA

The brain disease model of addiction is quite popular these days, though controversy continues on whether or not addiction should be treated as a mental/brain disease, or not a disease at all, but rather, a person’s personal choice to use … Continue reading

September 28, 2015
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Tetris, & the Importance of Distractions In Recovery

We all know you can’t win a game of Tetris without really focusing. But can a video game really help treat an addiction problem? Researchers from Plymouth University and Queensland University have agreed that yes, there are beneficial aspects of … Continue reading

September 25, 2015
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September 25th – It’s National Psychotherapy Day

National Psychotherapy Day is today, September 25th – a day where “therapists, clients, academics, policymakers, or any other interested party are encouraged to talk about their own experiences with therapy, contribute to low-fee and community health clinics, share therapy effectiveness … Continue reading

September 24, 2015
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How Many Millions Of People Drive Drunk Every Year?

According to the Centers For Disease Control and Prevention, an estimated 120 million people drive drunk annually, where four million people reportedly drove drunk in the last month. It’s suspected that this data is youth-oriented, as it was found that … Continue reading

September 23, 2015
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What Happens When College Students Attempt To Reduce Their Drinking?

New studies show that college students who attempt to drink less may end up drinking more as a result of that conscious decision. This opposite effect may be caused by a failure to successfully enact “protective strategies,” such as: • … Continue reading

September 22, 2015
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What Method of Drug Use Gets You Addicted the Quickest?

Some people may not realize that the method of administration of taking a drug determines how quickly the drug influences the brain. This applies to methods such as drinking, eating, snorting, injecting, and smoking. It can also influence the likelihood … Continue reading

September 21, 2015
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NIDA’s New Online Resource: Women & Substance Abuse

A new online resource has been made by NIDA, The National Institute on Drug abuse, called Substance Use in Women, which provides information on important topics such as biological and cultural differences faced by woman who abuse drugs. The resource … Continue reading

September 18, 2015
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‎Inspirational Quote of the Week

When someone is going through a hard storm, your silent presence is more powerful than a million empty words. To receive information on addiction treatment and rehab services, please feel free to contact one of our consultants at 866-910-0417